All known religious beliefs, whether simple or complex, present one common characteristic: they presuppose a classification of all things, real and ideal, of which men think, into two classes or opposed groups, generally designated profane and sacred.
From Gadamer I learned that to understand a given thinker requires one to presuppose that he is right.hans-georg gadamer
Hitherto the nude has always been represented in poses which presuppose an audience; but these women of mine are honest, simple folk, unconcerned by any other interests than those involved in their physical condition. Here is another; she is washing her feet. It is as if you looked through a key-hole.edgar degas
We are a religious people whose institutions presuppose a Supreme Being.william o. douglas
I pre-suppose, of course, a reader who is willing to learn something new and therefore to think for himself.karl marx
rights presuppose duties, if they are not to become mere licence
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